Careers Event

21 July, 2010 - 18:00 to 20:30
UQ Business School Downtown, Level 19 Central Plaza One, 345 Queen Street, Brisbane

Purpose

The Transition Your Career event is one of four MBA Career and Networking events being held this year. They provide UQ Business School MBA students and Alumni with the opportunity to hear first-hand from Industry leaders who have embarked on an MBA. This session will help students and alumni discover how the MBA has influenced Business leaders in changing or accelerating their career.

Who should attend?

Current UQ Business School MBA students along with MBA alumni will benefit from attending this event.

Event format

The proposed format of this event is to invite five industry professionals and a chairperson to form a panel of speakers discussing their career and how the MBA has influence on their careers. Each speaker will be allocated ten minutes to speak on their particular field a Question and Answer session will follow. Following the discussion time, there will be an opportunity for the representatives to spend some time speaking with students and alumni. Drinks and canap├ęs will be provided. For more information or to register: email events@business.uq.edu.au or phone 07 3346 8046

Representatives from industry areas will be: Management Consulting - Jonathan Peacock Director KPMG - TBC Mining - Robin Levison - Managing Director and CEO Industrea Limited Investment Banking - Mark Sowerby Managing Director Blue Sky Funds Management Management Consulting - Alex Longworth Associate Director KPMG Chairperson - Polly Parker MBA Director